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fireless

[fahyuh r-lis] /ˈfaɪər lɪs/
adjective
1.
lacking fire; without a fire.
2.
lacking spirit or enthusiasm.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English fuyrles. See fire, -less
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Examples for fireless
  • In the case of a fireless steam locomotive, any calendar day that the boiler has steam pressure above atmospheric pressure.
  • She uses dustless dusters and vacuum cleaners and fireless cookers and every other labour-saving invention on the market.

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